Publications – Christine A. Goulet, Ph.D.

Archival Journal Publications

  • Goulet, C.A. and Stewart, J.P. (2009). “Pitfalls of deterministic application of nonlinear site factors in probabilistic assessment of ground motions,” Earthquake Spectra, 25 (3), 541-555.
  • Goulet, C.A., Haselton, C.B., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Beck, J.L., Deierlein, G.G., Porter, K.A., and Stewart, J.P. (2007). “Evaluation of the seismic performance of a code-conforming reinforced-concrete frame building – from seismic hazard to collapse safety and economic losses,” Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 36 (13), 1973-1997.
  • Stewart, J.P. and Goulet, C.A. (2006) Comment on “Nonlinear soil site effects in probabilistic seismic-hazard analysis.”, by P. Bazzurro and C.A. Cornell, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 96(2), 745-747.

 

Conference Papers

  • Anagnos, T., Comerio, M.C., Goulet, C., Na, H., Steele, J. and Stewart, J. P. (2008) “Los Angeles inventory of nonductile concrete buildings for analysis of seismic collapse risk hazards.”, 14th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (14WCEE), October 12-18, 2008, Beijing, China. (Paper accepted.)
  • Haselton, C.B., Baker, J.B., Goulet, C.A., Watson-Lamprey, J. Zaerian, F. (2008) “The important of considering spectral shape when evaluating building seismic performance under extreme ground motions”. SEAOC Convention Proceedings, September 23-28 2008, Kohala Coast, Big Island, HW. (Paper submitted.)
  • Goulet, C.A., Watson-Lamprey, J., Baker, J., Haselton, C., Luco, N. (2008) “Assessment of Ground Motion Selection and Modification (GMSM) methods for non-linear dynamic analyses of structures”. 4th Decennial Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics Conference (GEESD IV), ASCE, May 18-22 2007, Sacramento, CA. ASCE Geotechnical Special Publication No. 181.
  • Goulet, C.A., Stewart, J. P., Bazzurro, P., Field, E. H. (2007) “Guidelines and tools for the integration of ground response analyses into probabilistic seismic hazard analyses.” 4th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering. Thessaloniki, Greece, June 25-28, 2007. Paper #1486.
  • Goulet, C.A. and Stewart J.P. (2007) “Probabilistic versus Deterministic Implementation of Nonlinear Site Factors in Seismic Hazard Analysis.” Asian-Pacific Network for Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research (ANCER) conference. Hong Kong, China, May 29-30 2007.
  • Bazzurro P., Pelli, F., Mangini, M., Goulet, C., and Stewart, J. P. (2007) “Effects of Soil Characteristics on Ground Motion Amplification Functions for different NEHRP Soil Categories.” Seismological Society of America (SSA) Annual Meeting, April 11-13 2007, Kona, Hawaii. Abstract 07-521.
  • Goulet, C. A. , Stewart, J. P., Bazzurro, P. and Pelli, F.. (2006). “Integration of ground response analysis results into probabilistic assessment of site specific ground shaking potential.” 3rd Symposium on Effects of Surface Geology on Seismic Motions (ESG 2006). Grenoble, France, August 30th-September 1st 2006. Paper #87.
  • Goulet, C.A., Haselton, C.B., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Deierlein, G., Stewart, J.P., Taciroglu, E. (2006) “Evaluation of the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Frame Building – Part I: Ground Motion Selection and Structural Collapse Simulation.” 8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (8NCEE). San Francisco, California: April 18-22, 2006.
  • Mitrani-Reiser, J., Haselton, C.B., Goulet, C.A., Porter, K., Beck, J. and Deierlein, G. (2006) “Evaluation of the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Frame Building – Part II: Loss Estimation.” 8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (8NCEE). San Francisco, California: April 18-22, 2006.
  • Stewart, J.P., Goulet, C., Bazzurro, P., and Claassen, R. (2006) “Implementation of 1D ground response analysis in probabilistic assessments of ground shaking potential.” in GeoCongress 2006 – Geotechnical Engineering in the Information Technology Age, D.J. DeGroot, J.T. DeJong, J.D. Frost, and L.G. Baise (eds.), Atlanta, Georgia, Feb. 26 – March 1, 2006.
  • Locat, J., Tanaka H., Goulet, C. (2001).“A new class of soils: fossiliferous soils.” Proceedings of the 15h International Conference on Soil Mechanics & Geotechnical Eng., Istanbul, Turkey. pp.: 2295-2300.

 

Research Reports

  • Haselton, C. B., Goulet, C.A., Mitrani-Reiser, J., Beck, J., Deierlein, G.G., Porter, K.A., Stewart, J. P.. and Taciroglu, E. (2008) “An Assessment to Benchmark the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Moment-Frame Building.” Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER) Report 2007/12, University of California, Berkeley, California.
  • Bazzurro, P., Pelli, F., Stewart, J.P., Goulet, C. (2007) “Development of a database of nonlinear ground motion amplification functions for soil deposits of various NEHRP soil categories.” Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC) report, Los Angeles, California.
  • Locat, J. and Goulet, C. (1996) “Kansai Clay: Preliminary Report on Physico-Chemistry and Mineralogy.” Groupe de Recherche en Environnement et en Géo-Ingénierie, GREGI Report 96-10. Québec, Canada.

 

Conference and Workshop Oral Presentations

  • “Integration of Site Effects into Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Analyses: An Overview.” Civil Engineering Seminar, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA. January 22 2009. Invited speaker.
  • “Seismic Hazard Analysis with Web-based Tools: an introduction to OpenSHA.” Kleinfelder Techincal Webinar, Kleinfelder Corporation, January 16, 2009.
  • “Ground Motion Parameters that Control Ground Response Analysis Results.” Consortium of Organizations for Strong Motion Observation Systems (COSMOS) Annual Technical Session, Oakland, CA. November 21 2008. Invited speaker.
  • “Impact of the earthquake ground motion environment on different seismic performance objectives for museums.” International Symposium for Protection of Museum Artifacts from Earthquakes. Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece. June 2-3, 2008.
  • “La conception parasismique basée sur la performance, aspects sismologiques et géotechniques.” Joint Canadian Geological Survey/Université Laval Seminar Series. Université Laval, Québec, Canada. September 21, 2007. Invited speaker.
  • “Guidelines and tools for the integration of ground response analyses into probabilistic seismic hazard analyses.” 4th International Conference on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering. Thessaloniki, Greece, June 25-28, 2007. Paper #1486.
  • “Probabilistic versus Deterministic Implementation of Nonlinear Site Factors in Seismic Hazard Analysis.” Asian-Pacific Network for Centers for Earthquake Engineering Research (ANCER) conference. Hong Kong, China, May 29-30 2007. Invited speaker.
  • “Innovative Advancements in Ground Motion Characterization Using the PEER NGA Strong Motion Database and OpenSHA.” 2007 Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER) Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, January 19-20 2007.
  • “Practical implementation and packaging of SFSI models in OpenSees”, OpenSees Developers Symposium, Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER). Richmond Field Station, California, August 16 2006. Invited speaker.
  • “Evaluation of the seismic performance of a code-conforming reinforced concrete building.” UCLA Engineering Review, Los Angeles, California, May 5 2006.
  • “Evaluation of the Seismic Performance of a Code-Conforming Reinforced-Concrete Frame Building – Part I: Ground Motion Selection and Structural Collapse Simulation.” 8th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (8NCEE). San Francisco, California: April 18-22, 2006.
  • “Integration of Models for Soil-Structure Interaction and Site Effects into the PEER Methodology.” Joint ASCE/ASME/ASEE, Mechanics of Materials Conference, McMat 2005. Baton Rouge, Louisiana: June 1-3, 2005.
  • “Benchmarking Performance of New Reinforced Concrete Buildings: Application of the PEER methodology.”, 2005 Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER) Annual Meeting, Walnut Creek, California, April 29-30 2005.

 

Conference and Workshop Poster Presentations

  • Watson-Lamprey, J., Bozorgnia, Y, Abrahamson, N., Baker, J., Cornell, A., Goulet, C.A., Haselton, C., Kalkan, E., Luco, N., Shantz, T., Yang, T., Zareian, F. (2007) “Ground Motion Selection and Modification Working Group”. Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC) Annual Meeting , Palm Springs, California, September 9-12, 2007.
  • Ashford, S., Goulet, C. and Langhorst, B. (2007) “Undergraduate Seismic Design Competition, The competition lives on.” Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER) 10 years Summative Meeting, San Francisco, California, June 13 2007.
  • Haselton, C.B., Stewart, J.P., Watson-Lamprey, J. and Goulet, C.A. (2007) “Ground Motion Selection & Modification for Structural Performance Assessment.” Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER) 10 years Summative Meeting, San Francisco, California, June 13 2007.
  • Goulet, C.A. and Stewart, J.P. (2007) “Innovative Advancements in Ground Motion Characterization Using the PEER NGA Strong Motion Database and OpenSHA.” 2007 Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER) Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, January 19-20 2007.
  • Goulet, C.A. and Stewart, J.P. (2006) ”Integration of models for site effects and SSI into the PEER methodology: Considerations in Benchmarking context.” 2007 Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER) Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, January 20-21 2006.
  • Goulet, C.A. , Stewart, J.P. and Taciroglu, E. (2005) “Integration of Models for Soil Structure Interaction and Site Effects into the PEER Methodology.” Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) Annual Meeting, Ixtapa, Mexico, February 3-6, 2005.
  • Goulet, C. Haselton, C., Mitrani-Reiser, J. (2005) “Benchmarking Performance of New Reinforced Concrete Buildings: Application of the PEER methodology.”, 2005 Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER) Annual Meeting, Walnut Creek, California, April 29-30 2005.